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1,099 Ratings

The Visitor

Directed by Tom McCarthy
United States, 2007
Drama, Crime, Romance


When professor Walter Vale travels to New York for a lecture, he’s stunned to find illegal immigrants Tarek and Zainab living in his apartment. It comes out that it was rented to them by a swindler, and Vale feels sufficiently sorry for them that he invites them to stay…

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The Visitor Directed by Tom McCarthy

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Winner: Best Director

2009 | 2 nominations including: Best Male Lead

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